North West Forecast

No warnings for Queensland

Forecast issued at 5:22 am EST on Tuesday 23 October 2018.

Weather Situation

A slow moving high pressure system over New Zealand extends a weak ridge along the tropical east coast. A moist air mass will remain in place to the east of a surface trough over the centre of the state to the southeast inland, leading to isolated shower and thunderstorm activity east of this feature over the next few days. Warm conditions will spread through the state during the forecast period.

Forecast for the rest of Tuesday

Sunny. Winds easterly 15 to 20 km/h becoming light in the middle of the day then becoming south to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the early afternoon. Daytime maximum temperatures around 40.

Fire Danger - Very High

Sun protection 8:30am to 4:20pm, UV Index predicted to reach 13 [Extreme]

7 day Town Forecasts

Precis Icon Location Min Max
Sunny. Mount Isa 40

Wednesday 24 October

Sunny. Winds southeast to southwesterly 15 to 20 km/h tending northeast to southeasterly 15 to 25 km/h in the morning then tending north to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h in the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Thursday 25 October

Sunny. Winds north to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h tending east to northeasterly 15 to 20 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the low to mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

Friday 26 October

Sunny. Winds north to northeasterly 20 to 30 km/h tending east to northeasterly 15 to 25 km/h during the day then becoming light during the evening. Overnight temperatures falling to the mid 20s with daytime temperatures reaching around 40.

The next routine forecast will be issued at 4:15 pm EST Tuesday.

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